Web Studies

First International Congress on Web Studies. March 3 to 5. Monterrey Tech, Toluca, Mexico.

Workshops     Art exhibition     Registro

Congress program

Wednesday, March 3   |   Thu. March 4   |   Fri. March 5   |   Sat. March 6

Time Event Place
9:00 - 9:15 Shuttles depart from hotel Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aeropuerto, Toluca
9:00 - 10:00 Registration Auditorium 3
10:00 - 11:15 Opening Keynote
• Robert K. Logan. "The 14 messages of new media"
Chief Scientist, Strategic Innovation Lab, Ontario College of Art and Design
Prof Emeritus, U. of Toronto, Dept. of Physics. Canada
Auditorium 3
11:15 - 11:45 Congress and exhibition opening
Auditorium 3
Parallel
sessions
11:45 - 12:45
parallel
Session 1. Web and artistic manifestations
• Geoff Cox. "Antisocial Notworking"
Department of Information and Media Studies. Aarhus University, Denmark

• Blanka Earhart. "Sex, Crash and Rock’n’Roll – Or Strategies For Acquiring a Virtual Extension"
Independent artist. 2 Helix Design, USA
Auditorium 3
12:45 - 13:30
Session 2. Web and Cultural Studies
• Octavio Islas & Fernando Gutiérrez. "Results of the World Internet Project"
Monterrey Tech at Estado de Mexico, Mexico
Auditorium 3
12:00 - 13:30
parallel
Session 2. Web and Cultural Studies
• Claire Joysmith. "Cibertestimonios transborder desde los Estudios Culturales"
Researcher, CISAN, UNAM, Mexico
Auditorium 2
13:30 - 15:00 Lunch break
Presenters are invited
Executive restaurant and building
15:00 - 16:00 Session 3. Web and structure of information
• Artur Matuck. "Ewriting theories and practices"
School of Communications and Arts, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

• Samuel Szoniecky. "Ontological design for ecosystem information"
Hypermedia Department, University of Paris VIII, France

• Cláudio José Silva Ribeiro. "Content Management: the use of Information Architecture as way to structure the content assets"
DATAPREV – Information Technology of Brazilian Social Security, Brazil
Auditorium 3
16:15 - 18:00 Session 4. Web and organizations
• Nanzui Palomino & Alfredo Ceballos. "How individuals build their own entertainment brands using the Internet"
Flying Peach, Mexico

• Emanuel Amador Cabrera, Gerárdo Cordova Lira & Cesar Hernandez Romero. "Diseño gráfico para identidad en Web"
Demente Burö Creativo, Mexico
Auditorium 3
18:15 Shuttles depart to hotel Main entrance of campus
19:00 - 21:00 Cocktail reception
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aeropuerto, Toluca

Wed. March 3   |   Thursday, March 4   |   Fri. March 5   |   Sat. March 6

Time Event Place
9:00 - 9:15 Shuttles depart from hotel Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aeropuerto, Toluca
9:00 - 10:00 Registration Auditorium 3
10:00 - 11:30 Keynote
• Mark Bernstein. "Thoughts On Narrative and the Web"
Founder and Chief Scientist of Eastgate Systems, USA
Auditorium 3
11:30 - 13:00 Session 5. Web and data interaction
• Paul McLean. "Into Dimensionism"
Lead artist, Art for Humans, UK

• Everardo Reyes. "The graphical Web"
Monterrey Tech at Toluca, Mexico

• Jochen Siess. "Web-based videogames"
Monterrey Tech at Estado de Mexico, Mexico
Auditorium 3
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch break
Presenters are invited
Executive restaurant and building
14:30 - 16:00 Session 6. Web and data visualization
• Dana Diminescu & Matthieu Renault. "The matrimonial Web of immigrants"
Telecom ParisTech, France

• Rosario Rogel & Gustavo Garduño. "Science as cartography"
UAEM & Red ALyC, Mexico
Auditorium 3
16:20 - 18:00 Session 7. Social questions to the Web
• Linda Hilfling. "Gate Peepin'"
Independent artist, Denmark

• Alejandro García. "The three face mirror"
Monterrey Tech at Toluca, Mexico

• Arcángel Constantini. "Nanodrizas"
Museo Tamayo, Fundación Telefónica, Mexico
Auditorium 3
18:15 Shuttles depart to hotel Main entrance of campus
19:00 - 21:00 Cocktail
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aeropuerto, Toluca

Wed. March 3   |   Thu. March 4   |   Friday, March 5   |   Sat. March 6

Time Event Place
9:00 - 9:15 Shuttles depart from hotel Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aeropuerto, Toluca
9:00 - 10:00 Registration Auditorium 3
10:00 - 11:30 Keynote
• Imad Saleh. "From hypermedia to Web"
Director of Lab. Paragraphe, University of Paris 8, France
Auditorium 3
11:30 - 13:00 Session 8. Web as virtual world
• Marc Veyrat & Frank Soudan. "U-rss in Mexico 10"
University of Savoie, France

• Gianluca Mura. "Metaplasticity of virtual worlds"
Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Auditorium 3
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch break
Presenters are invited
Executive restaurant and building
14:30 - 16:00 Session 9. Humans and Web
• Duncan Shingleton & Karlyn Sutherland. "The Memorable: Applying the Internet of Things to small communities"
Edinburgh College of Art, UK

• Regina Freyman. "Facebook Chronicles"
Monterrey Tech at Toluca, Mexico
Auditorium 3
16:00 - 17:30 Demos and results of workshops.
Tinderbox demo, designed by Mark Bernstein
U-RSS, conducted by Marc Veyrat
Web Games and Interactivity, conducted by Samuel Szoniecky
Web Data Visualization, conducted by Matthieu Renault
Auditorium 3
17:30 - 18:00 Closing.
Dr. Mark Bernstein, Keynote speaker
Dr. Imad Saleh, Web Studies chairman
Dr. Everardo Reyes, Web Studies chairman
Dr. Roberto Rueda, President of Monterrey Tech Center Zone
Auditorium 3
18:15 Shuttles depart to hotel Main entrance of campus
19:00 - 21:00 Cocktail reception
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aeropuerto, Toluca

Wed. March 3   |   Thu. March 4   |   Fri. March 5   |   Saturday, March 6

Time Event Place
9:15 Depart to Tourist Visit
The cost of this visit is 400 MXP [30 USD]. Includes round trip transportation in dedicated bus.
The cost of the meal is not included.
Two possible options to be decided: Teotihuacan pyramids [about 3 hr trip by bus] or Mexico City historical center [about 2 hr trip by bus]
21:00 Arrival to hotel
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aeropuerto, Toluca
Organizers:
Monterrey Tech
Lab Paragraphe
Europia Publishing
Supporters:
© 2010. Monterrey Tech, Laboratoire Paragraphe, Europia Productions.